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Fairfax Station, VA -- Get outdoors this fall and help Halfaker, J.M. Waller Associates, Inc. and tripol-E support the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) by participating in the Fourth Annual Run Around the Lake for Wounded Warriors. Thanks to all of our supporters last year who collectively made a record donation of $12,512; with your help, we hope to surpass last year’s donation to show our continued appreciation and support of our Nation’s severely injured service men and women.

Washington, DC – Over 15% of US troops are women and many have been killed or wounded in today’s war on terrorism despite the US Department of Defense’s policy that limits women to non-combat units. On June 11, 2010 Halfaker's CEO, Dawn Halfaker, was featured by military analyst, retired Colonel Jack Jacobs, on MSNBC in a video showcasing the larger role women are playing in combat.

Washington, DC -- Halfaker provided a donation in support of the Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation’s annual Night of Heroes Gala on June 3, 2010 to help honor America’s warriors in the Intelligence and Special Operations communities. Halfaker’s CEO, Dawn Halfaker, attended the event as well. The Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation is a national charity that works in support of military personnel and their families in the areas of financial literacy, housing and support for the wounded.

Chestertown, MD – For the seventh consecutive year, Halfaker's Mike King rode 100km in support of the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society’s annual Chesapeake Challenge on May 22nd, 2010. This year, Mike raised $300 and was one of 600 cyclists and volunteers who participated in this year’s event to help end the debilitating disease.

Washington, DC – On April 29, 2010, the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico reached proportions that caused the Federal Government to declare that it was “of national significance.” The declaration paved the way for the Federal Government to assist in the clean up and response effort. Since then, Halfaker has been tirelessly working behind the scenes to support the government’s response to the catastrophe.

Herndon, VA—On May 12, 2010, Deltek, Inc. announced Halfaker as a finalist in the running for its third annual Project Excellence Awards. The Deltek awards recognize outstanding Deltek customer and partner success in improving business processes and performance, increasing profitability and winning new business.

Las Vegas, NV- This year’s annual National Veteran Small Business Conference and Expo will be held from 19-22 July at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, NV. As both a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and supporter of the Army Office of Small Business Programs, Halfaker is proud to play a key role in the event’s coordination and is looking forward to attending the dynamic event.

Thousands of people in the District of Columbia have gotten off the streets, transformed their lives and learned to live independently thanks to the work of So Others Might Eat (SOME). Several Halfaker's team members were honored to support SOME’s mission by serving food to the homeless and extremely poor citizens of Washington DC on April 4th, 2010.

Washington, DC—Cyrus Mostaghim, Halfaker's Director of Human Resources was recently nominated for the honorable 2010 Human Resources Leadership Award (HRLA) of Greater Washington. The awards honor HR executives for outstanding contributions to their organizations and to the field of HR Management. This year’s awards will specifically focus on recognizing HR leaders who directly enhanced employee engagement to drive better performance within their organizations.

Washington, DC – Halfaker's CEO, Dawn Halfaker, conducted her second interview on Executive Leaders Radio on March 18, 2010 with her mentor, Pete Howton, the CEO of Kingfisher Systems, Inc. They were interviewed by Executive Leaders Radio Host, Herb Cohen and co hosts Ed Allera of Bechanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC and Peter Schwartz of Vistage. During the interview, Pete and Dawn shared their common stories of triumph of spirit over circumstance and how they were partnered together in a mentorship relationship.